High Pressure Sodium Lamp

Description (Brief)
"Lumalux" high pressure sodium lamp rated at 1000 watts. Used for lighting large outdoor areas.
Currently not on view
Object Name
discharge lamp
date made
ca 1980
GTE Sylvania, Inc.
Physical Description
polycrystalline alumina (overall material)
overall: 14 3/4 in x 3 in; 37.465 cm x 7.62 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Electric Lamps
Energy & Power
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Electric Lamps
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
from Osram Sylvania Inc., thru Richard H. Dowhan
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